Marge Piercy is a novelist, memoirist and poet. She is the author of 17 novels, including , Gone to Soldiers and many others, and 19 volumes of poetry, including The Hunger Moon: New and Selected Poems 1980–2010, The Crooked Inheritance, and Made in Detroit.
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Monday, January 22, 2018
When Love Could Kill Us
I lived the first three and a half decades of my life in a world that for the vast majority of women today would be unimaginably brutal, like seeing a film in which a young girl is hanged by the neck until dead for stealing a loaf of bread. It was a time when desire or love could end your education...